Sint Martinustoren Grote Kerkstraat at Kleine Kerkstraat Venlo, Limburg, Netherlands LL: N 51.37092, E 6.17166
Marcel Siebers (A) Marienweerd 16 NL-5431 GL Cuijk T: 485/31 57 68 E: siebersbells/@/home DOTnl*Past carillonneurs:
1959-79 Jacq. Boermans 1979-97 Carlo van Ulft (A)
RK Parochie Sint-Martinus Grote Kerstraat 28 NL-5911 CH Venlo T: 077/3512439 F: 077/3200761 E: stmartinus/@/home DOTnl
Saturday 1430-1530; summer series Sat &/or Sun in Jul-Aug.
An older carillon was destroyed by bombing in WW II (Nov.1944). Four swinging basses (C,Es,F,G) cast 1952. The playing room and bell chamber are visible via video system.
Traditional carillon of 53 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is C in the middle octave Transposition is nil (concert pitch) Keyboard range: C F / C G There is one missing bass semitone The instrument was enlarged in 1999 with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Prior history: In 1959, the instrument was begun with 48 bells with bells made by Petit & Fritsen Auxiliary mechanisms: E37S4 Tower details: Height of console: (unknown) Height of lowest level of bells: 40 meters above ground Height of highest level of bells: (unknown) Belfry openness: % Year of latest technical information source is 2012
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